Village of Port Sanilac

Events

Port Sanilac Blessing of the Fleet

Join us for the kick-off of the 2017 Boating Season! 2017 marks the 66th Anniversary of the opening of the first Harbor of Refuge on the Great Lakes. Every Memorial Day, the Port Sanilac Harbor holds its annual Blessing of the Fleet. All vessels are encouraged to participate in the blessing tour around the Harbor.…

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Gloria! A Christmas Celebration

A collaboration of community musicians featuring:  Community Christmas Chorus The Museum Holiday Singers Richard Cannon, Director Victoria Banks, Accompanist with Janine Stein (Piano) & Misty Kruse (Flute) Ourselves Bluewater Violin Trio St. Matthew’s Bell Choir in Lexington Ave Marie Chime Choir in Port Sanilac Free Admission free will donation greatly appreciated Saturday 4:00 pm December…

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Halloween in Port Sanilac

Who doesn’t love Trick or Treating! Bundle Up, Dress Up, and Head Out! Happy Halloween! Halloween Contest: October 31st 5-6pm @ Port Sanilac Township Hall Trick or Treating: October 31st 6-8pm

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Haunted Village & Spook Walk

Meet the unexpected residents of our creaky old buildings. See what’s in our Halloweeny Woods. Warm Your Cold Tootsies at The Bonfire. Goodies at the Food Booooooooth. Saturday, October 15th and Saturday, October 22nd. 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Spookiness Level Geared for Families with Young Children. Tickets $3.00 (Children MUST be accompanied by a Parent) Location:…

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Boo Fest!

On Saturday, October 15, Sanilac County Historic Village & Museum will be hosting Boo Fest. Children can play games, make Halloween crafts and have tons of family fun! Suggested ages are six and under. No cost for admission and it will run from 11:00 am – 2:00pm The event will be hosted on the museum…

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Thumb Fiber Festival

Come out and celebrate local fiber farmers, weavers, spinners, knitters, and other fiber artists! Artists will gather from all over the Thumb to share their talents with anyone who is interested in learning. Always wanted to learn to crochet? Maybe want to try your hand at weaving? Vendors will be bringing their products and equipment…

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Rising Sun Art Studio & Gallery

July 2015, Rising Sun Art Studio & Gallery opened its doors in Port Sanilac and continues to be a favorite stop for residents and visitors. It is unique in that it carries only Michigan made art and crafts.

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Escanaba in da Moonlight

Barn Theatre July 21, 22, 23 July 28,29,30 When da Soady clan reunites for opening day of deer season in da U.P., Reuben Soady is cursed as da only family member never to bag a buck. In a hunting story to beat all hunting stories, Escanaba in da Moonlight spins a hilarious tale of triumph,…

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Civil War Days

Come hear the cannons roar and the muskets crack! Presented in conjunction with 21st Michigan reenactors, we offer the best Civil War reenactment in the Thumb, with soldiers from North and South, civilians, and even a few famous faces in the form of Abraham Lincoln! In addition to reenactors the entire Museum will be open…

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Sanilac County Histroic Village & Museum Upcoming Events

August 4, 2016, 6:30PM in the Museum Church From Paper to the Grave The Story of One Forgotten Sanilac County Civil War Veteran: Join our Archivists, Staff and Volunteers for a presentation on the story of one of Sanilac County’s Civil War veterans who suffered tragedy, ignominy, and was finally rediscovered in our records and…

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